Session Information


1: The Sound of Crossing Borders and Black Holes in The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada

Spencer Herrera, New Mexico State U, Las Cruces

2: ‘Sing Your Life’: Morrissey Fans, Cover Bands, and Other Chicana/o/x Appropriations

Eliza Rodriguez y Gibson, Loyola Marymount U

3: ‘I Think I Hear the Bells Ringing in the Square’: Sounding East LA in Mazzy Star’s ‘California’

Wanda Alarcon, U of California, Los Angeles

4: Listening to the State: The Role of Audio in Immigration Rights Campaigns

Dolores Ines Casillas, U of California, Santa Barbara


Jose Navarro, California Polytechnic State U